by Create A Test Team
Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
There are many careers that mathematicians can go into, some of which can be very lucrative.
However if you really want to hit the mathematical big time, and get rich in the process, solving one of the Millennium Problems would be a great place to start…
The Millennium Problems are a collection of mathematical problems to which a $1 million prize is offered for finding a solution. The prizes were offered in 2000 by the Clay Mathematics Institute, and as at the time of this blog, six of the seven problems remain unsolved.
1. P versus NP problem
This is a problem based in theoretical computer science and asks whether, for all pro...
Clay Mathematics Institute, Millennium Problems, P versus NP problem, Hodge conjecture, Poincaré conjecture, Riemann hypothesis, Yang–Mills existence and mass gap, Navier–Stokes existence and smoothness, Birch and Swinnerton Dyer conjecture, Millionaire